a steelworker at gst would have had to work 240 years to make that much money. in 2001, with gst bankrupt and romney still ceo of bain, i had to stand in a rented auditorium in front of hundreds of steel workers in their 50's and 60's, retirees and widows in this 70's and 80's, and tell them, romney and bain have broken their veterans, immigrants, seniors, and women, and most importantly, madam secretary, we are all democrats. [cheers and applause] madam secretary, it is my honor and privilege as chair of our great party and cherish them the new mexico delegation, in our 100th year of statehood, to probe the cast of 48 votes for our president and the next president of the united states, promises. jobs, vacation pay, severance, health insurance, pension benefits that were promised, they were all gone. now, some companies succeed, some company succeed, others failed. i know that. but i also know this. we do not need a president who barack obama. >> new mexico casts 48 votes for barack obama. new york. the empire state. 384 votes. >> madame secretary. i am sheldon silver, speaker of the new york state assembly.